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FOX
Jan 27, 2010 10:30pm EST
and innovation so that america can better compete with the world. the government shouldn't pile on more taxation and litigation that killed jobs and hurt the middle class. it was thomas jefferson who call would for a wise and frugal government which should leave men free to go to their pursuits of industry and not take from the mouth of labor the bread they have earned. he was right. today the federal government is simply doing too much. massive federal spending would create jobs and hold unemployment below 8 percent. in the past year three million people lost their jobs and the democratic congress continued spend increasing the national debt on our children and grandchildren. it is on pace to double in five years and trip nel 10. the federal debt is over 100,000 per household it is simply unsustainable. the president's partial freeze on discreationary spending is laudable step but a small one. the is shes was our time demand that we reconsider and restore the proper role of government in every level. government in every level. [applause] withoutriform - without reform the expressive government
CBS
Jan 17, 2010 11:30am EST
will not be forsaken. you will not be forgotten. in this, your hour of greatest need, america stands with you. i'm also announcing an immediate in million to support our relief efforts. >> the death toll is undergoing constant revision. it is now 50,000 and as low as 10,000. question, in addition to humanitarian reasons does the u.s. have a strategic interest in rebuilding haiti? pat buchanan? >> john, i don't think we can rebuild haiti. look, what happened here is this earthquake happened at the worst possible place it could in the hemisphere, almost in the world, in port-au-prince, a town of 2 million people where the building construction standards are very, very low, and these houses have pancaked onto people and the buildings have. they are in their tombs, quite frankly, and unfortunately a lot of them that could be saved here in america will not be saved there. john, i'm glad the president, quite frankly, put in the 82nd airborne and u.s. marine corps, because this brings out the best in people. a lot of folks going down there, and brings out the worst in a lot of people. as the battle for food a
CBS
Jan 24, 2010 10:30am EST
care in america is one of the greatest threats to future of our economy. not just as a nation but as businesses and families. if we ignore this and walk away from it for whatever reason, we are going to face a crisis much much worse in the near future. the president understands that. we would not even be in this position of taking this seriously if he hadn't shown the courage to lead us into this debate. >> schieffer: let me ask you about ben bernanke. do you have the votes to get him confirmed, senator? i know you're one of the vote counters. >> well, i'm going to vote for chairman bernanke. i have some misgivings about fed policy and economic policy. but i really do have to say this man guided us through the worst economic crisis this nation has seen since the great depression. we are in much better shape today because of his guidance and leadership. i still have unanswered questions and many colleagues do. we will need republican support to make certain that we pass the clothe you're vote which is a 60-vote requirement when it's taken up this next week. i think that we're g
CNBC
Jan 20, 2010 9:00am EST
and in the commodity area there. bank of america, they had a loss of 60 cents. that was a bit larger than a consensus loss of 52 cents. the bottom line is pretty simple. credit is slowly improving at bank of america and many other banks. that's what the -- what most traders were telling me this morning here. also, wells fargo also reported a profit here. a little bit better than expected but loan loss reserves were reduced as well. trader talk.cnbc.com. scott, how are we looking at the nasdaq? >> we can open a few points to the downside. that's what the remarket indicator is showing. take a look at big cap technology stocks. most are showing modest losses in the premarket but we're focused on apple down about 0.5% as there is a report it's talking with microsoft about making bing the default search engine on the iphone replacing google. you have microsoft shares still under pressure this morning. google down as well in the premarket. across the board really oracle, intel, and research in motion are all to the down side. certainly there is a lot of focus on technology stocks today in the wake of the b
CNBC
Jan 20, 2010 4:00pm EST
line on bank of america, although the number came in a little bit below expectations, 60 cent, the credit trends are clearly improving a little bit. that's what's important here. we also of course had wells fargo. their numbers beat expectations but still got a lot of real estate problems out there from the old wachovia deals. how about the hmos here, yes, certainly any kind of confusion on the health care reform issue probably would benefit hmos, but in the general market, weakness after a couple of nice moves to the upside, they ended up close to the lows for the day. maria, back to you. >> bob, thanks very much. meanwhile, technology took a beating today despite ibm's strong earnings report. scott wapner manning the nymex for us. ibm set the tone, didn't it, scott. >> reporter: absolutely, maria. selling on the news is what we're seeing again. take a look at intel, for example, that stock had much better than expected earnings. the stock sold on the news. ibm, pretty good earnings as well. stock sold on the news. take a look at what the nasdaq's performance was today in tho
MSNBC
Jan 29, 2010 6:00am EST
clinton, boxer or briefs? in south carolina, it's graham or demint? >> only in america can laindsay gram be perceived as moving left. >> yes. we got in last night at 1:30, and, you know, i'm feeling a little loopy on two hours of sleep. she's actually loopy on eight hours so when she's on two hours, geez. >> you had to tie her down. she comes into work regardless. >> it's hard to be a best-selling author, but she handles it well. >> she'll be with us on monday, loopy and beloved. we have a lot to talk about today, and why don't we start with news and after that, we'll talk about leno, and looks like the white house may be reconsidering to try khalid shaikh mohammed in new york city. >>> president obama working to sell his revamped economic message to the american people. the president will be in baltimore today to outline specifics on his job plan. part of the president's larger agenda aimed at reducing the deficit, regulating banks, health care, into the fall mid term elections. >> i want the republicans off the sidelines. i want them working with us to solve problems, facing working fa
ABC
Jan 24, 2010 9:00am EST
.s., the shipping industry in norway, and the rubber industry in south america? at t. rowe price, we understand the connections of a complex global economy. it's just one reason over 75% of our mutual funds beat their 10-year lipper average. t. rowe price. invest with confidce. request a prospectus or summary prospectus with investment objectives, risks, fees, expenses, and other information to read and consider carefully before investing. >> the roberts court has turned back the clock on our democracy by over a century. this disastrous decision paves the way for free and unlimited special interest spending in our elections. >> that is senator chuck schumer reacting to this week's supreme court ruling on campaign finance. the roberts scored voted that restricting corporate spending on campaigns are violated the first amendment. is stuck in a 2002 law that prohibited corporations and unions from paying for campaign ads in the days leading up to an election. nina, in this election year, more money, more ads. breakdown of the decision. >> cents 1907 there has been an understanding in the law that
ABC
Jan 28, 2010 6:19pm EST
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ABC
Jan 29, 2010 4:30am EST
> making >>> making news in america this morning. >>> toyota's troubles reach a global scale, now new pressure on the automaker to fix problems and address frustrated customers. >>> and tough questions about the iraq war aimed at britain's former prime minister, today's testimony and potential impact on the u.s. >>> and storm warnings posted in 17 states as agony turns into snowstorms. >> it's friday, january 29th, 2010. >>> good morning. happy friday to you. toyota's historic recall is now a global problem. the automaker is losing millions of dollars and market share and it's longtime reputation for quality. >> now japanese leaders are demanding action. viviana hurtado joins us from washington. >>> the japanese trade minister called the scale of the recall huge and it's expected to grow. as it grows, japan called on the world's largest auto make tore regain the confidence. amid reports that toyota had received complaints of runaway cars for years. the indiana pedal supplier said toyota told it this part was not responsible for any of the serious accidents or deaths linked to runa
CNBC
Jan 6, 2010 11:00pm EST
that the service industry grew less than forecast. [ baby crying ] that's america's most important industry, for heaven's sake. we got data from the employment service showing jobs still aren't coming back. no doubt a prelude to the all-important, hey, i be the cliche king, employment report. it could truly stink up the joint. the fed in its cryptic minutes -- >> they know nothing! >> said the economy in 2010 will be subdued. a total bummer from uncle ben. i want to witch to minute rice. google smartphone. doesn't seem so smart after all. dummkopf phone. like a rotten granny smith. these are the two important stocks out there. and could sink a bull battleship when they go negative. looked like we would get mauled this morning. i sensed it. the bear was back. the market -- instead, i thought i see a slaughterhouse coming. if not slaughterhouse, maybe "slaughterhouse five." not this time. we're way overbought meaning there's been way too much buying, not enough selling, driving stocks up too far too fast. i consider it a greed indicator. i monitored this one like a hawk. and the markets overb
CBS
Jan 21, 2010 5:00am EST
takes the title of one of america's worst commutes. 9 news now digital correspondent kristin fisher is outside live feeling some of the pain. good morning, kristin. >> reporter: good morning, andrea. this is not good news for all of you commuters out there, but you already knew that, right. the capital beltway has been named the third most congested freeway in the entire country and the biggest bottleneck is the inner loop here at 295 in oxon hill. this is all according to a brand new study that was compiled by the website, the daily beast and a company called inrix. they used gps data from truck drivers across the country to calculate the pace of traffic. here's what they found. check this out. the number one most congested freeway in america is the hollywood freeway in los angeles. no surprise there. coming in at number two is the lunalilo freeway in honolulu, hawaii and that's one i never guessed and capital beltway clocks in at number three. the study shows the capital beltway is backed up, get this, 194 hours every week. after the biggest bottleneck where we are now, the inner
CBS
Jan 24, 2010 11:30am EST
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FOX News
Jan 21, 2010 6:00am EST
's true. i believe that middle america has spoken here in massachusetts and as they will across the country and future elections and i believe he's the catalyst for change. i believe he can be our voice for middle america. and i just feel that the change is now. i think there's a great movement across massachusetts. and i hope to be across the country as well. >> yes. dujuan? >> my concern from scott brown, my concern is americans need to break away from this right and left paradigm in general. i don't feel we have a candidate strong enough to really do what the american people need to do and scott brown, he ran as an independent but he's a true republican. so we need to break away from that right-left paradigm as american citizens and -- because that's the only answer for this nation. >> uh-huh. i think a lot of americans say hey, we want to be heard. so both republican and democratic party are on notice. dejuan, george and john, thanks for being my guests this morning. interesting discussion. >> thank you. >> coming up on "fox & friends", the silence of the salahis. >> th
CNBC
Jan 22, 2010 3:00pm EST
are the financial, morgan stanley, of course bank of america, all down 6%, 7%, 8% on the week here. american express had their earnings out, that's not helping them today, look at that, down 8%. capital one also down noticeably and then you've got the earnings situation. other stocks. schlumberger had their earnings out, a few days, for schlumberger. the bottom line is they're charging lower prices for their oil services and of course their margins are under pressure. stocks are selling today on the earnings report. and then you have the tech situation, which is a very difficult time right now, because they all ran up ahead of earnings season but they're not doing that well. you've got citigroup coming out, downgreeding the whole semiconductor capital equipment group, so amat, teradyne, that group is all under pressure right now. let's go to rick santelli standing by in chicago. enough for you to digest there, rickster? >> reporter: i asked everyone around me what the word of the week was, and the word of the week was, unanimous, confusion. that an uncertainty, i guess that was the tie for second. s
MSNBC
Jan 11, 2010 6:00am EST
, reverend sharpton, have you a majority leader, one of the most powerful people in america, going around using the term "negro dialect?" >> it's a concern, but whether or not it is enough to ask him to step aside given his record and the fact that he was saying why he felt his candidate can win. i might add, joe, we did not bring up trent lot, the republicans did. the republican chairman said we were raising a double standard. we did not use on senator reid what we used on senator lott. we didn't bring up lott. i don't know anyone who would have made that outrageous comparison. >> reverend, did you read what harry reid's reaction to trent lott's comments were? not to get too deep in the weeds here, but it doesn't help back up the point that there really can't be a parallel here. because obviously trent lott made the comments about strom thurmond that led to his demise and harry reid had a reaction to those comments and i'd like if we could put them up on the screen. he basically said he wouldn't do something like that, and that's how you play. in 2000, then senator-obama suggested -- >>
CNBC
Jan 13, 2010 7:00pm EST
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CNBC
Jan 12, 2010 11:00pm EST
into international investment. >> i don't like america's team. >> caller: at least in part because the business climate is better in those countries than it is in the united states. >> right. >> caller: but my question is, if other countries are so much more attractive and business friendly than the united states currently, should we have even greater 20% --? >> i waffle over this. 20% is foreign. 10% is gold. that leaves 70% for united states. i am not giving up on this country. we have a lot of great values. remember, many of the s&p stocks and most of the dow stocks are international companies. they will take advantage of exactly what you're talking about. 20% overseas is very high. probably the highest of any money manager i know. that's how far i'm going and not a percent further. i need to go to mitch in south carolina, which i call carolina. mitch? >> caller: hi, jim. got a big-time boo-yah from charleston, south carolina. >> man, you've got that charleston university boo-yah. everyone's crazy about that school. go ahead. >> caller: -- around $40 a share just before the recent push. curr
CNBC
Jan 19, 2010 11:00am EST
in consumer businesses overseas especially in latin america and asia. however, the bank expects the north america consumer business to be hindered in the months and possibly in the next few months by new credit card legislation. a beautiful assets designated to be sold lost over $2 billion as asset sales and markdowns cut total assets of the pool by 2k4rr7 0 billion. the ceo, vikram pandit is speaking to analysts and press as we speak. i'll have an update coming up in just about 20 minute, but first let's go to bob pisani at the new york stock exchange. bob? >> mary, good to see you. boy, that senate race in massachusetts is the primary topic of conversation on the trading desks right now and that's because it could upset the political balance and influence health care legislation. take a look at hmo stocks and they're trading on the upside. why would they tread on the upside with health care reform, less competition and res regulation out there. >> humana is up nicely and they have a big medicare advantage program. look at other side of this. the hospital stocks have been under pressure
MSNBC
Jan 18, 2010 6:00pm EST
anything on wall street. he's really the kind of guy that wants to stick it to the wage earners of america. where is the middle class in this entire cycle? compare it to the guy that held the seat for us so many years, ted kennedy. >> how much more do we have to give to the private sector and to business? how many billion dollars more are you asking, are you requiring? when does the greed stop? >> you know what this is about? this is about loyalty to change. and i find it so interesting that all of the polls out there and everybody out there says coakley is going to lose. wait a second. grab the moment, liberals. grab the moment, democrats. you mean to tell me that the conservatives, they were loyal enough to give george w. bush a second term but were not loyal enough to give barack obama is second year with the majority? massachusetts, that means you just saw who represented you for 46 years. do you really want his successor to be a dick cheney disciple? part of the problem for the democrats is feeding strong candidates with this turnover as far as age is concerned. you've got a long time
MSNBC
Jan 27, 2010 6:00am EST
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CSPAN
Jan 16, 2010 6:30pm EST
was taped in december 2009. >> this week, the president of the communication workers of america, larry cohen. also, the senior editor with telecommunications reports. briefly give us a snapshot of the communication workers of america. >> 700,000 women and men at work in the communications field. it could be broadcasting or journalism. we also have several hundred thousand retired members to remain active in many ways. we are in every state, with 10,000 in canada, including the canadian broadcasting company. >> what companies do they work for? >> about 1000 different companies, companies like at&t, general electric, verizon, comcast, "the new york times," and all the news agencies. >> when it comes to policy matters, what are some of the major areas of concern that you concentrate on? >> obviously communications policy is huge for us. health-care policy has become huge, because no matter where our members work, a great concern about what the future will be. we obviously support health care reform, but what does that mean? organizing rights is a big problem in the united states. the global eco
CBS
Dec 31, 2009 7:00pm EST
middle east, and south america to review passenger procedures. and procedures already ordered by the president include increased pat-downdowns and bag checks, more air marshals and more bomb-sniffing dogs. officials have also updated the lis of more than half a million potential trifts terrorists, moving some up to the no-fly list. the preliminary findings are also focusing on some serious security breakdowns. conversations were intercepted months ago about a nigerian in yemen involved in a terrorist plot but the dots were never connected to warnings by a prominent ginortheastern to u.s. officials that his son had become dangerously radicalized in yemen. agencies failed to pull the man's u.s. travel visa, a flaw that is now closed. today, director of national security dennis blair had a chilling warning to the intelligence community about the more cunning attacks of the future that are being designed to circumvent u.s. defenses. he said, "they are doing so right now, even as you are reading this message." meanwhile, republicans are accusing the president of being slow and weak
ABC
Jan 1, 2010 4:30am EST
>>> making news in america this morning. >> happy new year! millions of people around the world celebrate the start of a any decade. >>> chilling call, abc news has learned about the final call about the alleged underwear bomber and his father. why did the agency fail to connect the dots? >>> and going past midnight, giving college football fans hopes athey'll see today's big goal game >> it's friday, january 1st, 2010. >>> good morning, happy new year. i'm vinita nair. >> and i'm todd connor sitting in for jeremy hubbard. millions of people turned out across the country to celebrate the new year and new decade. hundreds of thousands packed into times square to watch the ball drop. >> midtown manhattan may have been the safest place. it included patting down everyone enterinthat area. >> and the celebration continued across the country with the las vegas strip and the skylighting up at the space needle in seattle. >>> president obama will meet with officials to determine how a suspected terrorist got explosives into a detroit-bound plane. abc news has learned about another plot
CNBC
Jan 12, 2010 4:00pm EST
, exxonmobil, total and petrobras down. oil down. financials mostly weaker. bank of america being sued by the s.e.c. the obama administration considering a tax on some of the big banks. i don't need to tell you what the result was on those stocks. citigroup, bank of america, j.p. morgan chase and wells fargo under pressure. the market seemed to come off lows around the lunch hour. aetna reaffirmed the '09 forecast but sees 2010 eps modestly lower than 2009. the market seemed to take a leg lower. kb home slid today. it wouldn't make any money in the first quarter. the hartford is to the upside. it had a pretty good day as it raised its outlook. tiffany this san interesting story, a good story. global holiday sales up 17%. raise the outlook. as you see from looking at your screen, the stock was down. part of the reason could be tiffany has been performing well. the stock has been up more than 100%. >> fantastic performer. you are right. thanks, scott. >>> the weak start to earnings season being felt at the nasdaq with the index having the worst day in seven weeks. matt nesto is manning the market
CNBC
Jan 13, 2010 5:00pm EST
, expire friday and bank of america and i think that this -- you know, it is a good time to be in the banking business. aside from all of the noise. i really think it is noise. crescendo of bad news and bonuses and all of that. i think that noise at the end of the day, earnings. we will see what they can earn. that will drive the stocks. >> commentary of analysts the commission hearings weren't like a witch-hunt, language being used is sort of civilized. held up nicely. that implies banks today on the back of the outcome of the commission hearings. and that implies that was an overhang going into the hearings. >> i think it was. inquiry -- commission was actually one of the better things for the financials. momentum has been down now. kind of like the bengals/jets game last week. everyone expected the bengals to come out and scored a touchdown. you know what, the jets hung in there ask won the game. same thing happened today. the commission in the begin looked like they were winning and the -- wall street gang hung in there. very well. i thought. and the market recognized
MSNBC
Jan 29, 2010 7:43pm EST
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ABC
Jan 25, 2010 6:00pm EST
. a bomb and temperatures on thursday but a sond wiry weathen friday. go back to sleep america. the oil crisis is over. i don't think so. our economy is bleeding billions for foreign oil... importing nearly 70% - much of it from countries that don't like us. that's billions we should use to create american jobs. we have plenty of american natural gas, to power our trucks and bus fleets. it's cheaper, clear, abundant, and it's ours. we've had our wake up call. it's time to act. mecca school's 5th grade didn't come from the wealthiest families. they didn't have the latest laptops. or know how a bank account worked. but they do have teacher chauncey veatch, who uses a financial literacy program made possible by visa. visa works with parents and teachers to bring these programs to millions around the world. this is mecca school. this is progress. visa. currency of progress. and in hard times, sometimes, a belief in a dam, a belief in what is possible - can transform everything. at at&t, we've never forgotten that our company began in a small laboratory, with a dream and a belief, in the fut
FOX
Jan 31, 2010 8:00am EST
wired and wireless high speed internet networks are connecting small businesses across america - in cities and small towns - to markets around the world. we know that investment in broadband high speed internet can create hundreds of thousands of new american jobs. small businesses are being formed - dreams are being launched - and real jobs are being created. at at&t, we're investing billions to upgrade and build out our wired and wireless networks. now is not the time to stall momentum or to sfle innovation or investment. dreams, and jobs, and the future are at stake. at at&t, the future, are at stake. at at&t, the future, has always been our business. at&t... your world... delivered. >>> here are some stories making headline this is morning. no sanctions for two former justice department attorneys. the two had been accused of professional misconduct. they drafted the legal memos to allow the bush administration to use waterboarding. an internal justice department investigation said the men showed poor judgment but did not violate their professional obligations. >>> the presi
CBS
Jan 18, 2010 5:00am EST
across america and there are plenty of opportunities around washington today. 9 news now digital correspondent kristin fisher is live from the mlk memorial with more. >> good morning. last year on martin luther king junior day, then president elect barack obama was on the verge of becoming the first african-american president but he is hoping this will be a break from partisan politics and a return to his promise of hope and change. >> i have a dream that one day -- >> martin luther king shared his dream with a racially- divided nation but on the eve of martin luther king day, the first african-american shared his hope with the country. >> there was a hope that the world would be better as i shared that oath. of course as we meet a year later, we know the promise of that moment has not yet been fulfillly fulfilled. >> reporter: he is asking americans to put politic aside an put service first for the national day of service. 10,000 service projects are scheduled across the country. 200 here in the district. many of which will help the victims in haiti. >> as we prepare to give bac
MSNBC
Jan 15, 2010 6:00am EST
to help and do what me and his father did after the tsunami. america is in this for the long haul. i thank the president for his commitment. usaid and the american military, we're in this thing. >> first lady michelle obama taped a public service announcement yesterday on behalf of the red cross. americans have opened their wallets to help. visa and american express saying they are waiving fees on donations placed under credit cards. they came under fire for profiting from those contributions. >>> some of the other headlines out there the first about the unfortunate politics of the american relief effort. with the obama administration urging americans to donate, rush limbaugh is calling for the exact opposite. he told listeners not to place contributions because president obama is using the crisis to boost political standing. he doubts the money given through the white house website will reach victims of the quake. now the white house is responding. >> i think in times of great crisis there, are always people who say really stupid things. to use the power of your pulpit to try to convince
CSPAN
Jan 19, 2010 11:00pm EST
of a rural america. i am a republican and the reason i am a republican, we had a president in 1865 you might recall the name abraham lincoln, and that was the only race he won based on ethics, fairness, freedom and equality for everyone. >> host: he would house seat, too but then he lost a number of races. >> caller: well, that's the only one he did win though, was the presidency. he ran for other races. but brown has really impressed me. he came out of virtually nowhere and he has calluses on his hands where he works. and driving the pickup truck mr. obama said anybody can buy a truck. go to the troy, sir on and point it is 50%. high school graduation, less than 50%. we need america taken back. ms. coakley, you were talking to the lady -- she made the statement these are the kind people the would vote for him that shot at wal-mart. does that lead not realize wal-mart employs more people in the united states of america than anybody except for the federal government and the only difference between the federal government and wal-mart is wal-mart makes a profit? >> host: charles, thanks f the c
CSPAN
Jan 18, 2010 8:00am EST
cans workers of america. this program was taped in december 2009. >> host: and this week on "the communicators" larry cohen who is the president of the communication workers of america. also here to join in the questioning, lynn stanton, senior editor with telecommunications reports. mr. cohen, if you could very briefly, give us a snapshot of the communication workers of america. >> guest: cwia, as we call it, is 700,000 women and men most of whom work in the communications field, could be broadcasting, could be journalism, could be the largest group works on networks. and we also have several hundred thousand retired members who remain active in many ways. so we're in every state, we're 10,000 in canada including the canadian broadcasting company. active members. interested in their world. >> host: what sort of organizations or what companies do they work for, do your members work for? >> about a thousand different companies, largest are companies like at&t and general electric and verizon and comcast and "the new york times" and, you know, many of the newspapers, all the news a
MSNBC
Jan 22, 2010 6:00pm EST
singles. american cheese. only one nation could create it. and that nation is...america. ♪ kraft singles. the american cheese. >>> some unbelievable intellectual dishonesty. >> now it's back to the drawing board. maybe now they will be a little bipartisan. by the way, no conservative is against health care reform. >> some conservatives have said that they should kill the health care reform bill to pull the plug on obama and health care reform will actually health care legislation got through five congressional committees and went through the house and senate floors. it got one republican vote. that means out of 218 republicans, 217 are against health care reform. shawn, full of psycho talk. coming up, republicans are high-fiving over the supreme court decision to allow companies to spend like crazy when it comes to our election cycle. chris van holland is the man that needs to help democrats stay in the game with new rules. still haven't tried activia? listen to this story. i love hosting the holidays... especially for my adorable grandchildren. but after all the rich, heavy food, i was
MSNBC
Jan 28, 2010 6:00am EST
for the supreme court to have the president tell america and the world these jokers in the front row just opened up american campaigns to foreign entities when that, in fact, is just not the truth. still, mike barnicle, i wish the supreme court would have put out a statement this morning, instead of shaking their heads last night. >> i am very familiar with 441(a) and 441(e), having just read them last night before the speech. >> hold on. i have to say, i know that sounded silly to say, but sadly, the president of the united states, a constitutional law professor at the university of chicago, should have known that so i don't have to explain that to a lot of people waking up drinking their coffee. you see, this president actually taught this. >> well, his great fear -- >> at the university of chicago. >> his great fear is not being able to match the fund-raising capacity of the republicans. that's their great fear. it was interesting to me last night, the president seemed much more animated in certain parts of the speech. showing a twing nekle in his ey. and i have a question for mort zuckerman.
ABC
Jan 18, 2010 6:00am EST
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ABC
Jan 19, 2010 6:00am EST
america has died. he founded the talk of bell chain. he started back in 1951. -- he founded the taco bell chain. the chain has grown to more than 5600 locations. he was 86 years old. wall street goes back to work today. investors will be focusing on earnings this week. among those to watch our ibm, starbucks, google, and mcdonald's. we will also hear from a big wall street banks. you can add americans and to list of airlines are raising baggage these. prices increased $5 per bag. a first bag will cost $. the second bag will cost $35. a new report finds men get a bigger financial boost for marriage then women. that is a big shift. one way to measure this is a household income. it rose 60% for married men, married women, and on married women. coming up on "good morning america," three new ways to make money without leaving your home. and that is your "money scope" report. i am vinita nair. >> thank you. >>> 6:20, up 36 degrees. >> the cure for the common cold. doctors have made a major breakthrough. >> later on, "oprah," substance chartriumphs over style. plus adam lambert. that is right he
ABC
Jan 27, 2010 6:00am EST
production at seven plants across north america. brianne carter, abc 7 news. >> thank you. >>> we do have the full list of recalled cars on our website. locked onto wjla.com. -- log on to wjla.com. >>> metro is taking a closer look at tracked safety. investigators want to know what is behind the deadly accidents and close calls. pamela brown has the latest on that. >> investigators still have a lot of unanswered questions. the ntsb is launching a formal investigation indicated the seriousness of this latest accident. a high roll trucked back into jeff garrard and sung oh, killing both of them. they're looking to see whether safety rules were being folled. they need to be informed about the location of work crews. technicians are supposed to look for oncoming traffic. investigators are looking into review communications and the physical conditions at the time of the accident. five metro workers have been killed over the past seven months. metro is looking for a new general manager to turn things around. we will hear from the victims' families. pamela brown, abc 7 news. >> thank you. >>> so
NBC
Jan 4, 2010 7:00am EST
sisters, aunt and 6-year-old cousin on thanksgiving day, arrested thanks to a couple watching "america's most wanted." >>> time now is 7:26 on this january 4, 2010. in the news this morning, jim zorn has coached his last game with the redskins. a team source tells us he has been fired as the team's head coach less than a day after the skins finished a disappointin season. washington was 4 and 12 this season. he was the sixth red skins head coach under dan snyder who bought the team in 1999. >>> good morning, we have a blazing orange and somber lavender sun rise junds way. it's frigid from the low to mid 20s right now. high today only near freezing with a blustery wind, maybeear freezing this afternoon and early this evening. partly cloudy, blustery and cold tomorrow and wednesday. then maybe a little light snow on thursday and friday. >> 395 is jammed from an accident on the eastbound flee way down at the exit for the northbound third street tunnel. 270 packed in very, very tightly. the early morning accidents at the 270 southbound split is jammed. germantown solid all the way out of t
CNBC
Jan 20, 2010 5:00pm EST
financial space. >> intraday tape on bank of america, you had a slim margin of time and you probably went in that moment because you talked about buying when it was basically unchanged where it was trading lower on the session. we heard midday oppenheimer raising estimate on bank of america to an outperform. you saw it move higher and highlighted why you were in the market. that is that the credit deterioration looks like it has peaked back in the second and third quarter as opposed to the expectation of the fourth quarter. that's why they were in there. they're saying normalized earnings now, now they can use normalized valuation when it comes to bank of america. quite a change from just a couple of months ago. >> also if you look at bank of america earnings, you have to like the investment banking contribution from merrill lynch. i don't know if people were factoring that in. that was present today in the earnings. >> guy? >> i think if you play hockey you have to skate forward and backward. if you trade you have to make money when it goes up and down. yesterday we said we
CNN
Jan 1, 2010 9:00am EST
in iran and iraq, it's the cause of america this preacher says. whatever is happening to america today is happening because of its foreign policy. >> reporter: so as you can see, brooke, people here are well aware of grievances of muslims across the world. >> it's interesting. he is pointing fingers at america and our foreign policy, but what about religious sects. some say it's exporting jihadism elsewhere? >> reporter: yes, we don't know quite how many people, how many members or anything like that among these sects in northern nigeria, but in the last year there has been a huge crackdown on the nigerian sects. 1,000 people was killed when a sect came against western education into the region. and in the last couple days, 30 to 70 people dead in another crackdown in a neighboring state. most of the sects have local grievances. they know what is going on in the world and the worry, brooke, is this region might just throw up another umar farouk abdulmutallab. brooke? >> not something we want to hear as we begin the new year at all. christian, thank you. great digging. >> he says he is
MSNBC
Jan 15, 2010 6:00pm EST
in the newspapers here as we are on television watching them, something is happening in america as well. one of the really good things about this country is our ability to act quickly. we're not the greatest when it comes to long-term stuff like keeping the debt under control or fixes up our mass transit systems but we're maybe the best anywhere getting off the dime and reacting to an immediate crisis. that's not always true, example katrina, but it's historically true. look at us after pearl harbor, the manhattan project or after the soviets beat them with sputnik. look at the marshall plan, what president bush did, george w. bush did to fight hiv over in africa. we're good for much of our history getting together in groups, not government groups, voluntary organizations to get things done, like the people doing the good work already in haiti, so as we look at the pictures, wondering how far the media will go in showing them how much we can take in watching them, we also have to cover this story of what we americans are doing these past few days in meeting what's happening in haiti, we've m
MSNBC
Jan 31, 2010 11:00am EST
. but there can only be one miss america. the contestants stepped up with their game in a rousing dance number there. host mario lopez made the big announcement and here it is, the big moment. >> ladies and gentlemen, miss america 2010 is -- miss virginia, caressa cameron! >> she 25e 2 years old, a broadcast journalism major at virginia commonwealth university. her dream job, being a television news anchor. welcome aboard, girlfriend. miss kcalifornia was first-runner-up. >>> prosecuting the alleged mastermind of 9/11. today a vow of death in the name of justice. >>> but up next, a mystery that's become deadly but it is not over for a family and a community. you're watching msnbc sunday. stk at a weight watchers meeting you can get the life skills that put you in charge of your world and hungry and the online tools to help you face any situation which means "darn right you can go to the dinner party" and still lose weight. and learn how to keep it off. join for free now. sorry, hungry. you're not invited. but you are, join for free today and change your life. weight watchers. stop dieting. sta
ABC
Jan 19, 2010 7:00am EST
>>> good morning, america. i'm george stephanopoulos. >> and i'm robin roberts. this morning, decision day, president obama faces a massive defeat. voters heading to the polls right now. >>> and in haiti, panic rising. the u.s. military begins their dropping food and water. as officials say the death toll is likely 200,000. >>> oh, the weather in california. storms pummel the state, threatening mud slides, forcing evacuations. forecasters predict up to 20 inches of rain by the end of the week. >>> and late night, it's not just conan o'brien this time. the man accused of extorting money from david letterman goes to court today. >>> and baby ester, the little orphan girl we found in haiti, finally reunited with the american couple who adopted her. >>> you know, robin, you say you can't smiling. i don't think you can stop crying. >> these lashes have got to last me for a couple hours. well, we do have a happy ending to that story, she and her family, baby ester, are back here in the states, in the u.s., we'll talk to them ahead. >> she's not the only one getting out of haiti. th
ABC
Jan 24, 2010 10:00am EST
roz roosevelt massive govement program. i think the people of america want us to work together to step by step work to fix the problems in the world. >> the voters in massachusetts did reject the democratic approach. they have not embraced what the republicans are talking about. theyan't really figure it out much. one liberal wag said obama campaigned on hope. scott brown campaigned on nope. a lot of people see the republican party as the party of "no" right now. >> on health care reform, if you look at the record, we have been pushing health care reform for years. the rejection of the democrat agenda in massachusetts was not necessarily acceptance of republicans. we have to re-earn the trust of the american people. it's incumbent on us to show the american people how we can improve health care and focus on the priority of jobs. the president's stimulus has been a massive failure. when the democrats came into power three years ago, unemployment was half what it is today. we've seen in the past from john kennedy to the present that broad-based tax cuts for small wizs as wel as individua
FOX
Jan 31, 2010 9:00am EST
to help you move on. liberty mutual auto insurance. responsibility. what's your pocy? somewhere in america... the slightest breeze harbors immense power. the tallest buildings leave the lightest footprints. a fifty-ton train makes barely a mark on the environment. and a country facing climate change finds climate solutions. somewhere in america, we've already answered some of the nation's toughest questions. and the over sixty thousand people of siemens are ready to do it again. siemens. answers. - ( whirring - oh, you know what? let me call you back. announcer: you don't drink every time you smoke. yet you smoke every time u drink. drinking and smoking don't have to go together. re-learn life without cigarettes, free, at becomeanex.org. a new way to think about quitting. >> chris: we're back now with senator bayh, congressman ryan, congressman van hollen and senator alexander. senator alexander, it seems almost certain the administration is going to move the trial of the 9/11 suspects out of new york city. where should they hold it? and should it be in a federal civilian court, or a milit
CBS
Jan 17, 2010 9:00am EST
gathered. so often these days the face of america is that of a soldier. in this case, captain jonathan hart. >> i brought my para-troopers in to help the people of haiti recover from this earthquake. >> reporter: the log jam at the airport has put the 82nd behind schedule. an 800-man battalion was supposed to be on the ground friday. but by yesterday there were only 240. the main port is a disaster area and until a second one can be opened up at cape haitian on the north shore, the american military is trying to move in to haiti through that single runway airport. the vice president likened it to shoving a bowling ball through a straw. >> we were able to get 17 airframes in. we have the capacity to send in 700. airframes. >> reporter: secretary of state clinton who made a firsthand inspection yesterday said one of the first questions she asked the military was why not parachute troops and supplies in? she got the same answer reporters got when they asked the commander of the operation. >> air drop is dangerous for people on the ground because when people see things falling, they will run to
CNBC
Jan 5, 2010 5:00pm EST
to be big on america. here's what else is coming up on "fast." >>> the fuel for last year's market, can it be the spark again in 2010? >>> with more innovation coming the street's top analysts on betting the next phone could be the best back. >>> new face lift and new products. how this one-time laughingstock on wall street back on the buying list. but does the shack have what investors need? >>> plus, the pit bols throws out the pick plays to show you the top plays to ride out and hold for the next decade. rrrrrrr >>> welcome back to "fast money." we're live at the nasdaq marketsite in times square. we do a fast messages in the inbox. c.j. in ft. lauderdale. he writes -- of course, mosaic reporting after the bell, 89% drop in profits for the quarter, sharply lower prices for fertilizer here. you've been active on the name. >> that's all unknown. we know about the pricing. we know the prices dropped. we expected these numbers not to be good. it's more of 2010. if you're looking at outlooks and looking at growth stories, i love the fertilizer names. bungee is my favorite name k the grou
CNBC
Jan 21, 2010 7:09pm EST
think it's short of breath. we can certainly do better without it in america. >> we welcome you back on the report, sir. thank you ever so much. >>> coming up, we delve in to the history of glass-steagall which is under pressure and we'll debate whether reinstating the rule is best answer to financial regulation. is mr. obama possibly right about taking the banks out of all these activities and is that real the problem as we try to get economic recovery and reduce the unemployment rate? and plus please catch john harwood, he's got first on cnbc interview with larry summers. that's on the cnbc special report breaking the banks. that will begin at 8:00 p.m. eastern. stay with us here in the kudlow report. but when you look a little closer... their story begins to fall apart. see, at&t let's you talk on the phone while you surf the web. [ clattering ] verizon...doesn't. at&t has the most popular smartphones and the nation's fastest 3g network. verizon...doesn't. [ clattering ] glad that's cleared up. oh, boy. [ male announcer ] at&t. a better 3g experience. get an exclusive pantech mess
MSNBC
Jan 26, 2010 6:00am EST
believe that barack obama was born in america? do you believe that the constitution can allow states to separate out from individual deals on the health care plan? they're all sort of hot-button issues designed to find tape that will allow democrats to identify and marginalize republicans as being part of some sort of fringe. >> yeah. i was just going to say, if that's their plan, i would hope the republicans would take that. those are easy questions to answer, i would think, unless you are an extremist. hey, let's go to another issue right now that has to help democrats out with independent voters, mike. i'm sure it is causing a firestorm on the left. there are a lot of conservatives that say it's not really that big of a deal. but it is with independents. barack obama's expected to propose a major spending freeze to rein in the deficit, freezing 19% of the budget to so-called -- ska with me here -- the domestic discretionary spending. talk about that plan and whether he's going to face a revolt from the left. >> well, he can hope so because you're right, the more flak he gets from
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